Leith Surgery2 Duke StreetLeith, EdinburghMidlothian, EH6 8HQTel: 0131 554 6471
We will be closed for the Public Holiday on Monday 28th November. In a medical emergency dial 999. For anything urgent call NHS 24 by dialing 111
If you want to cancel an online appointment, press 5 on your phone. You should receive a confirmation text saying your appointment has been cancelled.
If you do not receive a confirmation text, Plese call the surgery to cancel your appointment.
We run a range of clinics. For an appointment or further details, please call 0131 554 6471
If you have not been seen at the surgery for three years (or one year for those over 75 years) you can request a check-up appointment if you wish. Please call 0131 554 6471 to make an appointment or if you are unable to attend the surgery to make alternative arrangements.
Our nurses can also be seen for general nursing duties including:
Some services provided are not covered under our contract with the NHS and therefore attract charges. Examples include the following:
The fees charged are based on the British Medical Association (BMA) suggested scales and our reception staff will be happy to advise you about them along with appointment availability.
Our receptionists will give results over the telephone after 11:00 Monday to Friday on 0131 554 6471.
You will be given advised of how long it will take for the practice to receive the results when the test is taken.
GP Advanced Physiotherapy (APP) role
What is a GP APP?
A new role supported by Scottish Government aiming to free-up GP time which aims to be patient centred, cost effective and to provide tailor made expert MSK assessment and advice.
During the outbreak of Covid-19 the NHS Inform MSK helpline has been suspended. We can reassure you that the Advanced Physiotherapy Practitioner will be available to discuss musculo-skeletal problems such as: joint or muscle pains; sprains and strains; as well as low back and neck pain via a telephone consultation for anyone over the age of 16.
Following your appointment, supporting information and resources useful for your recovery can be sent to you. Further medical help can also be arranged if required.
Benefits for patients
Benefits for GPs
Benefits for the NHS
Call the surgery on 0131 554 6471